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Herdwick Inn

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££ - £££, British,
Penruddock, Penrith CA11 0QU, England
+44 17684 83007
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“gammon” (4 reviews)
“quirky pub” (2 reviews)
“cosy bar area” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
Penruddock, Penrith CA11 0QU, England
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Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

OK it is dated and yes they seem to use the beer garden as a rubbish dump... But on a cold wet day, a roaring fire in a dog friendly pub is just what the doctor ordered. Friendly staff too

Thank stephen f
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

After many lovely meals here over the years things have changed desperately. Late booking for New Year’s Eve meal, on entry ushered to dark cold corner, four of us on a tiny table, pub almost empty. We found menu and told to wait as bar...More

Thank russell1313
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Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Visited this place in April with the family and received a very warm welcome. The menu was interesting and the food good. There was a reasonable choice of drinks on offer and the pub itself was very interesting. We ate here several times during the...More

Thank Joeangel251
Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Where to start.... okay so tired mismatching furniture. Excellent selection of well kept real ales on hand pulls. Good selection of draft drinks. Good selection of non alcoholic options also. Food was divine. Real taste and good value pub portions. Easily accommodated table of 7...More

Thank Steve P
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for one night on our way to the Cotswolds - the only downside was that we were only able to stay for one night! The dog friendly inn was just so quirky and full of charm! The rooms were ample, very clean...More

Thank Sue G
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

We first visited here last October and returned on purpose next trip thanks to a great experience. We visited on the first night of our holiday and were met with a warm reception, great beer and food that matched our appetites after a day of...More

Thank Sarah B
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Hi went here on the 5th June for our evening dinner. It was lovely the food was lovely the atmosphere was lovely. We were made to feel very welcome by a lovely lady at the bar. The Herwick inn is a lovely, cosy quirky very...More

Thank steven h
Reviewed 31 May 2017

We spent the first night of our Honeymoon here before going to Scotland.its a really lovely old Inn. The food was delicious and the Staff very pleasant. The room was very comfortable.

Thank Jacqui O
Reviewed 6 May 2017

Called for lunch, for the first time ever. Very unusual, a quaint, quirky pub. Dogs welcome with a wall of fame of doggie photographs on the wall. the landlord took our dogs photo's to add to his collection. There was even a blue tit nesting...More

Thank Val & Stuart c
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Staying nearby for a week we got to eat here a couple of times and popped in for post walk drinks most days. This is a lovely village pub, friendly, quirky and serving excellent food. The garlic bread is outstanding! Really hearty, tasty dishes and...More

Thank Serendipity_1970
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Teresa J
17 August 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Penruddock, Penrith CA11 0QU, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Eden District  >  Penrith
  • Phone Number: +44 17684 83007
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